Resume

January 2014 to present

American Marriage Ministries         United States

Ordained Marriage Minister (Ordination Credentials) (Profile)

October 2011 to present

Macy’s, Inc.     College Station, Texas

Sales and Operations

January 2011 to February 2012

RGIS, Inc., Southeast Texas District

Inventory Team Lead, Smartspace Specialist

·         Responsible for inventory counts/audit control for various retail establishments throughout district market, including, Walmart, 7 For All Mankind, US Polo Stores and others

·         Market includes Bryan/College Station, Huntsville, Cypress and Houston

·         Smartspace Specialist, store-mapping and inventory special projects

November 2009 to January 2011

Freelance website design, private family property management (P/T)

Stackhouse Mortuary Services  Navasota, Texas (P/T)

Freelance Embalmer, Transport Driver

November 2005 to November 2009

Service Corporation International  Houston, Texas

Location Manager

·         Responsible for all day-to-day funeral home operations; staffing and staff scheduling (staff of 10), client satisfaction, and all financial matters, including budget management and expense control

·         Worked closely with Market Sales Manager on marketing strategies and preneed sales objectives

·         Consistently exceeded location’s target goal of client satisfaction, measured by J.D. Powers and Associates scores

·         Performed key functions in the transition from Alderwoods to Service Corporation International and assist management in the location’s adaptation to the Dignity Memorial branding through shared responsibility

·         Assist in the transfer from Alderwoods policies and procedures into SCI standard practices and guidelines

May 2005 to November 2005

Alderwoods Group Davis Funeral Home and Memorial Park Las Vegas, Nevada

Assistant Operations Manager

·         Assisted General Manager in all day-to-day operations, including staff scheduling, service scheduling and city’s coroner rotation. Funeral home handled approximately 1,000 cases annually

·         Transitioned to the Houston area, following acquisition by Service Corporation International

January 2003 to May 2005

Nobles Funeral Chapel         Navasota, Texas

Funeral Director, Embalmer, Preneed and Monument Sales                                

·         Independent firm, handling approximately 120 calls annually

·         Active in all phases of funeral home operations; arrangement conferences, and service planning and execution

·         Key player in Nobles Monument Company, assisting client families and others in selection and purchasing of cemetery monuments; included design assistance, placement of orders, and closing of sales

November 2001 to January 2003

Alderwoods Group   Houston, Texas

Director’s Assistant

·         Student position, while attending college; assisted funeral directors in all day-to-day, service-related activities, including visitation set-ups and supervision, funeral service assistance, and light preparation work; clerical duties whenever necessary; also assisted two other group locations; primary location, Earthman Bellaire Chapel, handled approximately 270 calls per year

November 1999 to November 2001

PM Realty Group     Houston, Texas

Project Manager, Client Site, Hewitt Associates, LLC, The Woodlands, Texas

·         Responsible for managing service providers, including contracted security, housekeeping, maintenance, landscaping, technical, and other service providers; strong emphasis on budget forecasting, development, and management

Prior experience includes 11 years in radio broadcasting, including KORA-FM (Bryan), KKYS-FM (Bryan), KKMJ-FM (Austin), KZFX-FM (Houston), KKLZ-FM (Las Vegas)

Education

2005 to 2009

Dignity University

·         SCI company-based training, involving both on-line modules and classroom training involving all phases of company business; strong focus on management development

2001-2002

Commonwealth College of Science                                               Houston, Texas

·         Associate of Applied Science Degree

·         Honor Society Alum